Local News

  • Lights of Hope

    Kara Rigdon has not been seen since July 17, but she remains in the forefront of the minds of her friends, her family and her faith community. More than 100 people attended a candlelight vigil for her Saturday, Oct. 23 at Gravel Switch Baptist Church.

    Hope and faith were recurring themes throughout the service - hope for Rigdon's return and faith in God.

  • School Board District Four candidate: Brad Mattingly

    Brad Mattingly   Age: 33   Address: 14 Theresa Drive, Lebanon KY 40033   Educational background:  1995 - Graduate of Marion County High School,  1997 - Graduate of St.

  • Lebanon City Council candidate Kenny Marrett

    Kenny Marrett

  • Rachel's Legacy

    Craig Scott knows the pain that can be inflicted by anger and rage.

    And he's also seen the power of kind words and acts of compassion.

    Thursday, Scott made his second visit to Marion County, addressing middle and high school students, staff and the community.

    Scott is a survivor of the Columbine school shooting that took place April 20, 1999. His sister, Rachel Joy Scott, was the first person killed by the shooters that day.

    "She was a teenager that believed she could make a difference," Scott said.

  • Lebanon City Council candidate Jay Grundy

    Jay Grundy

  • Livers files as write-in candidate in District E

    Joseph "Joe" Lambert Livers Jr., 57, of Lebanon believes he has more to offer the residents in District E. So, he has filed to run as a write-in candidate on the Nov. 2 ballot against incumbent Roger "Cotton" Smothers.

    "I feel I have more to offer the people of District E than we are getting currently," he wrote in an Enterprise questionnaire. "That is the way I see it from my foxhole."

  • Marion County Coroner candidate:Chuck Helm

    Chuck Helm

  • Three seek to replace Bunning

    No matter who wins the Nov. 2 election, Kentucky will have a new U.S. Senator in January.

    Sen. Jim Bunning did not seek re-election, and his would-be successors include the attorney general, an eye doctor and a retired veteran.

    Democratic candidate Jack Conway and Republican candidate Dr. Rand Paul have garnered statewide and national attention. Billy Ray Wilson is running as a write-in candidate.

  • U.S. Senate candidate - Dr. Rand Paul

    Dr. Rand Paul   1. Why did you decide to run for Senate? Well, I've become very concerned, like a lot of people are concerned about how big the deficit has become. I don't believe that a country can continue to live beyond its means forever. And I know that in my individual life, and most people you run into, you can't keep spending more money than you take in. And I think so many of the politicians up there on both sides of the aisle have just doing, just spend, spend, spend.

  • Bradfordsville City Commission candidate: Jerry Lee Tungate

    Jerry Lee Tungate   Age: 69   Educational background: Grad. of Bradfordsville and Lebanon Schools.   Work Experience: Contract mechanic 8 years. On city counsel, 3 years commissioner Bradfordsville Police Dept.   Family Information: Married - Wife, Rita; daughter, Jeri; Sons, Lee, Adam, Shawn   Organizations (church, civic groups, etc.): Presbyterian, Order of Kentucky Colonels   1.